Application Management

All applications for Harvard Divinity School are managed through this application portal. To apply to any HDS program you must first create an account, or log in as a returning user. Once you log in, please be sure to select the appropriate program application.

The fall 2020 Graduate Admissions Application to apply for the Master of Divinity, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Theology, and Special Student programs is now available. The application deadline is Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 5 pm EST.

If you are interested in applying to the PhD program (jointly offered with the Committee on the Study of Religion at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences) please go to the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences website.

The Diversity and Explorations Program Application is no longer available as the deadline has passed. Returning applicants, please log into your application, below.


Please Note:  We are unable to accept applications for the Ho Scholar Program for the 2020-21 academic year. If you are interested in applying to this program in the future, please check back with our office in September 2020 to learn if we are accepting applications for the 2021-22 academic year. 

Returning users:

Log in to continue an application

First-time users:

Create an account to start a new application.